When it comes to Bourbon, there are those that can drink it straight, and then there are the others that need to mix it with a few fun ingredients to make it taste amazing. There is absolutely nothing wrong with having a mixed drink; enjoy what you like without judgment. Bourbon is strong, so mixing it will make it a little less harsh on the throat. Make a drink in the comfort of your own home; you can truly perfect a drink this way too to impress your friends. A ‘Bourbon Palmer’ is great; it’s made with 1.5 oz. bourbon, 1 oz. lemonade, 1 oz. iced tea, and a lemon wedge for garnish. All you need to do is fill a large glass with ice, and then add all of the ingredients and stir it. It’s quite refreshing and very easy to make. For all of you lemonade lovers, try a ‘Bourbon Lemonade.’ It’s made with 1.5 oz. bourbon, 1 oz. lemonade, and 1 lemon slice. You will fill a big glass with ice, add all of the ingredients and stir. Add a lemon for garnish. It’s semi-strong and a bit sour with a punch. You will enjoy it.
Ginger ale is such a common ingredient to add to drinks for many reasons, so why not add it to your favorite liqueur! A ‘Bourbon and Ginger’ is quite wonderful. It’s made with 1.5 oz. bourbon, 6 oz. ginger ale, and 1 lime slice. You’ll fill a large glass with ice, add all of the ingredients and stir. Garnish with a lime slice. It’s refreshing and delectable. To make your Bourbon even manlier, try a ‘Bourbon Mule.’ It’s made with 1.5 oz. bourbon and .5 oz. Ginger Beer. You will fill a tall glass with ice; add the bourbon, and then top with ginger beer. Whatever you enjoy, have that; you are the one drinking it, so make it worth your while.